Shares of Corning Inc. GLW shed 0.22% to $45.80 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX rising 0.36% to 4,185.47 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA rising 0.48% to 34,200.67. The stock's fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Corning Inc. closed $0.21 below its 52-week high ($46.01), which the company achieved on April 15th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. TMO fell 0.30% to $492.92, 3M Co. MMM rose 0.56% to $198.58, and TE Connectivity Ltd. TEL rose 0.57% to $133.40. Trading volume (3.7 M) remained 1.1 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.9 M.